It was quite a busy day on the Pocahontas Division.. four eastbounds stacked up back to back between Welch and Iaeger waiting on pushers for the shove up Elkhorn Grade, a slew of westbounds on the... (more)
The engineer on southbound CN train A497 gives a wave as we pace him between Tolono and Pesotum. Leading the way is no more than BCOL 4644, a C44-9WL in the red, white, and blue paint scheme.
BCOL 4602 leads Q149 on the GT past G-Head signals.
BCOL 4604 (C40-8M) leads CSX J754-18 west into Indianapolis, Indiana as it splits the QI 280 signals on the east side.
BCOL 4602 (C40-8M) leads NS 31K south through Hessville, Indiana
BCOL 4654 (C44-9W) leads CN Q149 through Dyer, Indiana
BCOL C40-8M #4610 leads NS train #154 through Anniston,AL now on its second crew since leaving Birmingham only 60 miles to the west.
On July 4th, a Canadian engine painted red, white and blue leads NS 65D through South Fork after coasting down Kings Mountain
On July 4th, a Canadian engine painted red, white and blue leads NS 65D by the old Southern yard tower in Danville
M357 leaves Homewood with a BC Rail leader.
BCOL 4626 (C40-8M) leads CN M371 south out of Rantoul, Illinois past an old set of IC G-Heads.
BCOL Dash 9-44CW No. 4652, SD40-2 No. 750 and Dash 9-44CW No. 4651 running southbound along the banks of Birkenhead River with a mixed freight in tow.
Two BC Rail Dash 8-40CM (No. 4614 and No. 4606) and Dash 9-44CW No. 4646 in charge of a northbound freight round the shores of Gates Lake at Birken between Pemberton and D'Arcy.
I stopped at Deep Creek bridge to stretch my legs and have a photo opportunity. This was a "Chairman of the Board" excursion on the third day of a four day round trip between North Vanco... (more)
I like to call this "Room with a View". Taken on a beautiful fall afternoon as we were proceeding north on the Rocky Mountaineer Fraser Discovery. Typical scenery that I experienced trip... (more)